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Term:
vitamin A metabolic process (GO:0006776)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
fat-soluble vitamin biosynthetic process +   
fat-soluble vitamin catabolic process +   
retinal metabolic process  
retinoic acid metabolic process +   
retinol metabolic process  
vitamin A metabolic process +   
The chemical reactions and pathways involving any of the vitamin A compounds, retinol, retinal (retinaldehyde) and retinoic acid, all of which are derivatives of beta-carotene.
vitamin D metabolic process +   
vitamin E metabolic process +   
vitamin K metabolic process +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: vitamin A metabolism
Definition Sources: GOC:jl, http://www.dentistry.leeds.ac.uk/biochem/thcme/vitamins.html#k

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